TITLE

Terahertz pulse shaping via optical rectification in poled lithium niobate

AUTHOR(S)
Lee, Y.-S.; Amer, N.; Hurlbut, W. C.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;1/13/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p170
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
We demonstrate a technique for terahertz pulse shaping via optical rectification in the pre-engineered domain structure of poled lithium niobate crystals. The terahertz wave forms coincide with the crystal domain structures. The one-dimensional nonlinear wave equation simulates the experimental results with a good qualitative agreement.
ACCESSION #
8858637

 

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